Lychnis chalcedonica, sometimes referred to as the Maltese or Jerusalem cross, is a majestic summer perennial plant that excels within the border. Flowering from June through to October, they produce bright red-orange flowers on tall 80-100cm stems. Supplied as UK-grown 5cm module plants. A winner of the prestigious RHS Award of Garden Merit.
Plant in a hole deep enough to accommodate the plug
Plant in half-shade
Plant in full sun
Suitable for containers
Excellent cut flower
Deadhead as necessary to prolong flowering
Flowering Time (June-August)